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Posted by Upper School Team on Friday, August 24, 2018
  Our 9th and 10th grade students returned this afternoon from the Utah  Shakespeare Festival, in Cedar City, Utah. Students participated in a workshop focusing on Shakespearean text, saw The Merchant of Venice at The Engelstad Theatre, and participated in a seminar about The Merchant of Venice with the staff at the festival.   The Middle School continued their new initiative, "Friday Seminars," with new topics to allow students the opportunity to dive deep into specific academic and... Read More
Posted by Lauren Eisenberg on Wednesday, August 22, 2018
In conjunction with Israel’s 70th birthday celebration, the Adelson Educational Campus opened their Israel Trip Experience to 10th through 12th graders. Twenty one students availed themselves of the opportunity to experience the adventure of a lifetime. Watch the 2018 Israel Trip VideoThe Adelson Educational Campus High School Israel curriculum aims at helping our students internalize core values about Israel. They explore themes which are essential to portraying these values. This is done... Read More
Posted by PTO on Friday, August 17, 2018
  ADELSON’S SUNDAY FUNDAY ON ICE!   A BIG shout-out to the PTO for a successful Sunday Funday on Ice at the Vegas Golden Knights' City National Ice Arena this past Sunday! Over fifty families participated, including teachers and staff.    Sponsored by the PTO, in conjunction with the Kielb Foundation (a Las Vegas non-profit that helps parents with youth hockey costs), the event was free of charge for Adelson families - including skate and equipment rental.   PTO president and event... Read More
Posted by Upper School Staff on Friday, August 17, 2018
  Senior Tie CeremonyOur Upper School students are off to a wonderful start of the new school year!  Monday, August 13th was not school as usual. Students were welcomed by the Student Council and engaged in a number of activities the first two mornings.  Student activities included cooperative games with our high schoolers focusing on the theatrical arts and our middle school students focused on growth mindset and identifying strengths in themselves as well as their peers.     Students... Read More
Posted by Lower School Team on Friday, August 17, 2018
  Welcome Back!   First week of school was a very successful with smooth transitions occurring throughout each grade! Students are getting comfortable with their daily routines and getting used to their new classrooms and academic expectations. They are motivated and excited to discover what the new school year brings. We are looking forward to supporting their love of learning, curiosity, and academic growth throughout the entire school year. The leadership team would like to thank our... Read More
Posted by Lower School Staff on Thursday, June 14, 2018
Lower School (K-5) Math websites to practice skills over the summer: Math Playground For the older child, this website offers fun activities to inspire math interest in the areas of algebra, trigonometry, geometry, angles, percentages, coordinates, and more. Play games and explore topics that relate to real world experiences.   PBS Kids The Cat in the Hat, Curious George, and Clifford are just a few of the popular characters featured on a variety of different games for young children.   Mr... Read More
Posted by Lower School Staff on Friday, May 25, 2018
The 2017 - 2018 school year is at an end; we have so many wonderful memories of friends and learning from a whole year of amazing events, projects, and opportunities. Thank you for partnering with us throughout this successful year of learning and growth.   Watch the End of Year Celebration Shabbat, PLAY VIDEOWe wish you all a wonderful and safe summer. We are here for you if you need to reach us during the summer.   Thank you for a great year,   Lilach Bluevise and the Leadership Team... Read More
Posted on Friday, May 25, 2018
SUMMER READING IDEAS FOR STUDENTS  (see school website for links to the below programs)   UNLV Summer Reading Programs  Collaborative Summer Library Programs   iRead Reading and Activity Logs Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge Las Vegas Clark County Libraries  On Summer Reading, Webcast from American Library Association and Johns Hopkins University  Barnes and Noble Summer Reading American Library Association suggestions  Summer Reading Ideas from Demco  Summer Reading Ideas from... Read More
Posted by Maria Paxinos, Upper School Councelor on Thursday, May 24, 2018
As part of our Summer Safety Webinars, we wanted to discuss the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. It was just about a year ago that we sent out a letter informing you of the powerful first season, based on the book by author Jay Asher. The series revolved around a 17-year old girl who committed suicide and left behind audio recordings for the 13 people whom she says were in some way part of why she killed herself. This series has pronounced themes of bullying, drug use, drinking and driving, and... Read More
Posted by Paula Garret, Chair of Science Department on Thursday, May 24, 2018
This school year, Adelson sixth grade students were involved in a unique shared experience called Two Deserts – One Sky project. This innovative collaboration between Shri Jasnath Asan, an ashram in northwestern India, and environmental educators in southern Nevada, U.S.A. was implemented in fall of 2016. The goal was to connect students, ages 8-12, in the Mojave Desert of southern Nevada with their peers in the Thar Desert of Rajasthan in an effort to promote global environmental education... Read More